Putin critic near death; poison suspected

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2061155" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Russia's Vladimir Putin[/caption] One of Russian President Vladimir Putin's most vocal critics, Vladimir Kara-Murza Jr., suddenly collapsed and lost consciousness and his wife says more…

Obamacare dinged as judge mocks fed attorney

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2060545" align="aligncenter" width="600"] U.S. District Judge Rosemary Collyer[/caption] Obamacare appeared to suffer a setback of sorts this week after a judge overseeing a House-propelled lawsuit against the more…

Surgical tool suspected of spreading cancer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Al-Jazeera) The Federal Bureau of Investigation is looking into what Johnson & Johnson knew about the risks of a surgical tool found to spread uterine cancer before withdrawing more…

Anthrax scare, as Pentagon ships live spores

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2056665" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Pentagon shipped live anthrax spores around the United States.[/caption] A spokesperson for the Pentagon admitted live anthrax spores were accidentally shipped to nine more…

Paralyzed student walks at graduation

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KWWL-TV) Life took almost everything from Chris Norton -- and he was ready to take it back. "I made it publicly known that I wanted to walk across more…

U2's tour manager dies in L.A. hotel room

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (VARIETY) — Dennis Sheehan, U2’s tour manager for more than 30 years, was found dead Wednesday morning in his hotel room of a massive heart attack, officials confirm. more…

Feds eye implantable antenna to monitor health

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FREEBEACON) — The National Science Foundation (NSF) is helping fund the creation of an implantable antenna for health care, which could be used for “long-term patient monitoring.” The more…